The Royal Canal

Maynooth, Kildare

Due to Covid-19, we will unfortunately not be operating our bike hire service for 2020

Royal Canal Bike Hire

Bike Hire, Experiences & Cycling Holidays on the Royal Canal Greenway

Explore the amazing Royal Canal Greenway with Royal Canal Bike Hire! With 130km of dedicated cycling route, it’s the longest Greenway in Ireland and stretches from Maynooth in county Kildare through Meath, Westmeath and Longford taking you through Ireland’s Ancient East and into the Hidden Heartlands.

Royal Canal Bike Hire offers Bike Hire, Bike & Barge day trips as well as Multi-day cycling holidays. We have all the information required to organise your own independent cycling holiday or let us take care of everything with our Self-Guided Tours along the Royal Canal Greenway.

The Royal Canal towpath has been upgraded for the recreational cyclist and is perfect for families and friends who want to cycle away from traffic through some of the remotest parts of Ireland, exploring the many towns and villages, parks and over 200 hundred years of canal history.

Whether your looking for an amazing day out or a cycling holiday with friends or family, book online now and enjoy everything the Royal Canal Greenway has to offer.


Co. Kildare

We are located on the Royal Canal at Maynooth Harbour. If arriving by train, cross the Royal Canal using the foot bridge. There is also a car park on Lienster Street, only 20 metres from Maynooth Harbour.